Dr. Pacious is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine with a Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Sports Medicine. He completed his premedical undergraduate studies at Davidson College. Originally from Richmond, VA, he completed medical school there at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. Following medical school, he finished Family Medicine Residency at Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) in Asheville, NC; during this time he was drawn to the musculoskeletal side of medicine and care of athletes, and subsequently transitioned to Greenville, SC where he completed a Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship with the Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas with Prisma Health. Following fellowship he joined the Prisma Health Department of Family Medicine and the University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Greenville as faculty with the Center for Family Medicine. His clinical interests include sports medicine and lifestyle medicine as well as diagnostic ultrasound. Dr. Pacious enjoys spending his leisure time backpacking and listening to podcasts, mountain biking in DuPont, running along the Swamp Rabbit and experimenting with new recipes.